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HAPPY NEW YEAR 2015!!!
The year began with Kent on a history making world tour and closed out with Platinum Album success with Dolly Parton’s “Blue Smoke” Album. Dolly’s performance at the Glastonbury Rock festival to an audience of 150,000+ screaming fans made history with the largest TV viewing audience on record reported by the BBC. “Blue Smoke” also made history with the biggest Sales from an International Female in 2014 selling Platinum!
Jett Williams, daughter of icon Hank Williams is finishing vocals with Kent on her album project due for completion in 2015!
We were also blessed with amazing success with our independent artists, some of the highlights of which follow:
Mary Sarah: Charted #1 on Amazon in country CD/Vinyl downloads with her debut album “Bridges” that Kent Produced and included duet performances with Dolly Parton, Merle Haggard, Vince Gill, Big & Rich, Lynn Anderson, Ronnie Milsap, Willie Nelson, The Oak Ridge Boys, Freddy Powers, Ray Price, Neil Sedaka and Tanya Tucker! The album charted #16 on iTunes, 5,000 units sold worldwide to date and we are working on a new project set for completion in 2015!
Jordan Anderson: Single "Please Don't" hit number #28 on the Music Row Country Breakout chart. Single "American Dream" hit number #36 on the Music Row Country Breakout chart, #50 on the Billboard Indicator chart, #2 on the New Music Weekly Main chart, #1 on the Indie World Country chart, and #1 on the New Music Weekly Indie chart - where it remained for 13 weeks!
Erica Nicole: NIMA's Best Country Female Artist. -"I Listen To My Bad Girl" hit #17!!! "It's Comin' Down" Highest debut by an independent artist on Music Row Breakout Chart at #73. "It's Comin' Down" also was the fastest climbing single by an independent artist in 2014 charting at #24
Macy Martin: Single "Me With You" - first single out to country radio - reached #56 on the Music Row Country Breakout chart! Co-wrote and recorded her debut album, "Find My Melody", set to release in late January 2015. Filmed her debut music video with Moo Creative (Lady Antebellum, Brad Paisley, Colbie Caillat) for first single off "Find My Melody", "Back To Reality" - co-written by Kent Wells artist Jordan Anderson and due out in mid-January 2015.
We are mid-stream recording an album with Jett Mason who had the honor of one of his music inspirations, Mike Malinin of the Goo-Goo Doll’s record on his album!
We finished recording Sasha Aaron’s album and she is off and running with success winning the Frank Brown International Songwriter’s Festival and was given a spot to play the 2015 Festival! She performed a solo show at the Bluebird and took the house down with the extremely rare honor of a standing ovation!
Craig Morrison achieved Top 40 single success with a #39 with “Phone Call” on the MusicRow Country Breakout Charts! He also achieved #8 in Country at the National Australian Songwriter’s Awards and Craig headlined at the Houstonh International Festival and was awarded the “Dr. Z Artist of the Year for his performance! He will be performing Euro Disney, Paris, France in March! He was also featured nationally on A&E’s Crazy Hearts: Nashville. He was also awarded Best Australian Artist of the Year for the 5th French Highways Awards Paris, France!
We are excited about our continued work with the many talented and hardworking artists who have become family to us and are honored to be a part of the evolution of their career’s as they make an indelible mark on the industry! Watch for Lotus Baudier, Riley Brown, Josh Christina, Debbie Cochran, Lauren Duski, Katie Elfman, CJ Garton, Kelsey Hickman, The Hinkley’s, Garry Howard, Brandon McFarland, Bianca Moon, The Runaway Hampsters, Nikki Shae, The Sins Country, Kayla Taylor, Taryn Thomas, Abbie Thurgood, & Carrie Zaruba in 2015!